Associate Degrees

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Getting a college education is an important step in launching your career and increasing your earning potential.

Associate degrees require a minimum of 60 credits. Graduates with an associate degree earn an average of 17% more than those with a high school diploma. And, those who continue and finish a bachelor’s degree earn an average of 42% more!

Many UNH College of Professional Studies students earn an associate degree to improve their employment prospects. Plus, they can seamlessly apply those credits toward a bachelor’s degree.